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On the number of maximal independent sets in a graph

Abstract : Miller and Muller (1960) and independently Moon and Moser (1965) determined the maximum number of maximal independent sets in an n-vertex graph. We give a new and simple proof of this result.
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David R. Wood. On the number of maximal independent sets in a graph. Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science, DMTCS, 2011, Vol. 13 no. 3 (3), pp.17--19. ⟨hal-00990494⟩

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